This is a past event. Registration is closed. View other Technology Connected events.

17 October 2023 @ Wales Tech Week in the ICC Wales, Newport

Join us as we celebrate diversity, innovation, and the immense potential of people at 'Celebrating Welsh Women in Tech,' an empowering lunchtime reception as part of Wales Tech Week.

This special occasion aims to recognise remarkable Welsh women in the tech industry, both those at home and those who have ventured around the globe. We will come together to celebrate Welsh women's achievements, innovative spirit, and unwavering determination that have positively impacted the tech landscape. 

The reception will feature inspiring discussions with Welsh women speakers and networking opportunities, fostering a sense of community and empowerment within the tech sector. 

Come join us as we applaud the incredible collective strength and individual stories of Welsh women in tech. Let's inspire future generations to continue to break barriers and shape the future.

Demand is high for this event so please note:

Spaces are limited (ideally max 2 people from each organisation)

Spaces will be prioritised to individuals working in tech

There will be a waiting list available so please register your interest even if the list is full.

Keynote Speaker

Dr Parves Khan


Dr Parves Khan graduated from the University of Cardiff in 1991 where she also met her future husband, Gareth Parry, a student from Llanrug in North Wales. Over the past three decades, Parves has worked across the UK and overseas, leading the data analytic function for private and public sector companies including FTSE 100 businesses.

Learn more here.

Wales Tech Week, the international tech summit taking place this October, is thrilled to announce a partnership with Splunk, a global leader in cybersecurity and observability, for the highly anticipated 'Celebrating Welsh Women in Tech' event. Splunk helps build a safer and more resilient digital world. Organisations trust Splunk to prevent security, infrastructure and application issues from becoming major incidents, absorb shocks from digital disruptions and accelerate digital transformation.

Learn more here.

Tuesday 17 October 2023 | 12pm-1:15pm | ICC Wales, Newport

This event is open to all, and we encourage everyone, regardless of gender or background, to join us in celebrating the accomplishments of Welsh women in tech. We believe in fostering an inclusive and diverse environment that values the contributions of all individuals within the tech community. 

Together, we can recognise the achievements of these inspiring women and work towards building an inclusive tech industry that empowers and supports everyone. 

Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to be a part of the 'Celebrating Welsh Women in Tech' at Wales Tech Week. 

Wales Tech Week is where Tech meets Opportunity.

Brought to you by Technology Connected, Wales Tech Week 2023 showcases Welsh technology, its ecosystem and champions the industry on the global stage. It will be a hybrid, international Tech Summit for the Welsh tech ecosystem, global tech community, and organisations of all sizes to connect, collaborate and do business.

Wales Tech Week​ | 16-18 October 2023

International Convention Centre Wales


International Convention Centre Wales
Catsash Road The Coldra
Caerleon, Wales, United Kingdom

See route

Contact us

For additional event or venue information, please send an email to

Brought to you by